What is the font and font size that windows OS uses.

Posted on 2007-10-05
Last Modified: 2010-03-05

What is the font and font size that windows OS uses.
When we get a error or a information screen on the windows.What is the Font type and size they use.

Any idea...

Question by:bsharath
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    Should be Tahoma 8.25pt for Windows XP.  FYI while I'm here:

    Windows NT 4.0 prior use MS Sans Serif 8.25pt.
    Windows 2000 and Windows XP use Tahoma 8.25 pt
    Windows Vista uses Segoe UI 9pt.

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    Windows 2003 the Active directory screens
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    Assisted Solution

    Since Windows 2003 is really built on XP, it is going to be Tahoma 8.25pt as said above.


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